Opening Reception: Pile the Wood High!
Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 – Friday, Feb. 2, 2018
06:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Join us for the opening reception for the Moody's Spring 2018 season, including Pile the Wood High! in the Central Gallery. Pile the Wood High! is a new exhibition of sculpture, drawing, and collage organized by Rice Professor Lisa Lapinski that celebrates generational influences and enduring connections among art students and teachers who are also working artists. Three generations of artists are represented, including noted California sculptor Hirsch Perlman, chair of UCLA’s Department of Art; Lapinski, who was a graduate student of Perlman’s at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena in the 1990s; and Anna Helm, Lapinski’s student at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
Other exhibitons opening are Josiah McElheny: Island Universe in the Brown Foundation Gallery and Leo Villareal: Particle Chamber in the Media Arts Gallery.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hours change based on exhibition.
- Free Hours: Always free and open to the public. Closed Sundays, Mondays, University Holidays, and during installation periods. Please check our website to confirm an exhibition is on view before planning your visit.
Directions & Parking
- Paid Parking
- The Moody Center for the Arts is located on the campus of Rice University, and is best reached by using Campus Entrance 8 at the intersection of University Boulevard and Stockton Street. As you enter campus, the building is on the right, just past the Media Center. There is a dedicated parking lot adjacent to the building. Payment for the Moody Lot is by credit card only. Maps are available at rice.edu/maps
Special Offers / Dining
Enjoy a coffee, beverage, or light bite to eat at the Moody Cafe, operated by Salento. The Cafe is open Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-2pm; visitors are also invited to use the laptop bar overlooking the Central Gallery (with free wi-fi) during open hours.
Events at Moody Center for the Arts
Mar. 19 – Sep. 30, 2019
Programs & Activities
Platform: Nina Katchadourian: Please, Please, Pleased to Meet’cha
Apr. 25 – Apr. 25, 2019
Hear&Now Concert at James Turrell’s “Twilight Epiphany” Skyspace
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